Elias Pettersson

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Birthday
12, 1998
Birthplace
Sundsvall, Sweden
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
12, 1998 (age 20)
Birthplace
Sundsvall, Sweden

About

Forward who signed with the Vancouver Canucks in May 2018 and made his NHL debut for them in October 2018. He won the NHL's Rookie of the Month for his efforts. 

Before Fame

He played in the youth system of Timrå IK in Sweden. He was later selected with the 5th overall pick by the Vancouver Canucks in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft. 

Trivia

He led the Swedish national team to a gold medal finish at the 2018 World Championships. He was named the second star of the week during the final week of his debut in October 2018. 

Family Life

He has one brother named Emil, who is also a professional hockey player. 

Associated With

He and Bo Horvat have played as teammates for the Vancouver Canucks.